Travel Blogs from San Vincenzo
... their favorite local snack "The Bones of the Dead."
We stayed at another privately owned villa here, and although not as fancy as the villa in Lucca, we were struck by the fact that so many Italian businesses and hotels are family owned and operated. We've received better service at these hotels than the larger chains, and the prices are considerably cheaper. Upon a return visit I'd definitely stay in the smaller towns and visit Florence via day trips. ...
... them in as I am no lightweight.
So there I tracked up the hill soaking wet to get the car and collect Mandy & Jeffrey. Disrobing behind the car into a dry sarong.
We were given 2 whole fish which Jeffrey and I cooked on the BBQ last night and it was perfect.
True to form we have been trying lots of different Elban wines which have improved markedly in the time we have been away, so a little bit tireder today, ha ha.
Even had a midnight ...
... be seen, no other function is generally required of them. For evidence, just turn on any channel at any time of day, and you'll be rewarded. As a random example, we were flicking through the channels the other day, and came across a local channel with a discussion about the World Cup, nothing unusual about that of course. There are loads of local channels here, none of them with the rights to show any live or even recorded action, so discussions are about ...
Settled earlier than 900 BC, Volterra is a treasure.
It has been continually inhabited since the end of the 8th century BC
It has Etruscan and Roman Ruins aplenty, great views to the valleys below, very good wine and eateries.
It is a beautiful town situated 40kms west of Siena. Because of its location the drive there, especially from the West is truly superb
Next time you are in Tuscany take a day out and spend some time in this place.
... those two naughty escapees..............Mmmmm, they wrecked havoc in the fishing village. Mainly it has been Big Ears scaring all the little children and Noddy driving on the wrong side of the road as he still thinks he is in Australia!!!!
They have been mistaken for 2 Australian politicians, Noddy Hockey and Big Ears Abbott. So they are keeping a low profile and hiding in the bushes at Villa San Bianco and ...
How has this campground rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Free parking
- Pets allowed